If that's what you are looking for, then grab this book; it's a great read.
I love mythology and folklore, and especially travel, so I enjoyed Prosek's exploration of these native cultures and their eel lore.
This book is very approachable, well written, themes were poignant and was a pleasure to read.
Great book, gotta love Prosek's passion for the eel. This is a good read. Their is also a documentary called the mystery of eels that is a good companion piece to this book.Published 2 months ago by john del
Prosek fandom might regret that there's no painting or illustration here, but to get into only his graphic art is to know just part if his talent. Read morePublished 2 months ago by malesser
Eels: An Exploration, from New Zealand to the Sargasso, of the World's Most...Eels: An Exploration, from New Zealand to the Sargasso, of the World's Most... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Betty J. Lincoln
James Prosek's book is a marvel. I've always been a sucker for fish and fishing. The eel is a fascinating fish and I have known very little about them (except that they are near to... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Richard Torkar
I am a high school science teacher and a naturalist for a national park. I have always been fascinated by eels. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Valerie Bell
This book is very approachable, well written, themes were poignant and was a pleasure to read. Prosek's narrative covers much of the eel cultures of the world---he takes both a... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Postmoderna
The 15 freshwater eel species in the world are the only fish that migrate in reverse, spawning in the sea, then living their lives in fresh water and migrating back to sea to spawn... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Herblady22
I normally start a review with a synopsis of the book, letting you know just what the book is about. I am afraid that with this book I find that impossible to do. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Kurt A. Johnson